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Trip Summary

How much are train tickets from Birmingham to Dallas?

Lowest Price$140.00
Fastest Train24h 27m
Trains Per Day1
Train Lines1

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Birmingham to Dallas during the COVID-19 pandemic?

Our train partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, train carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

In addition, federal law requires all train passengers to wear a face covering for the entire duration of the trip. Please make sure you are wearing a face mask or you may not be allowed to board the train.

Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.

Can you take a train all the way from Birmingham to Dallas?

While the train is the main method of transportation from Birmingham to Dallas, it will only take you part of the way there. Please note that part of your trip will be on a different vehicle, most commonly a bus or express shuttle.

What is the price of a train ticket from Birmingham to Dallas?

In the last month, $140.00 was the average price of a train ticket from Birmingham, AL to Dallas, TX. Tickets are generally somewhat expensive for this particular train route, which is to be expected given the long distance. You are more likely to find a ticket at this price or lower if you book online in advance of your travel date.

How long is the train journey from Birmingham to Dallas?

The distance between Birmingham and Dallas is approximately 580 miles, or 934 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 24 hours and 27 minutes,

Looking for ways to pass the time? Most trains are equipped with Wi-Fi, which means you can stream music, browse social media or get some work done during your ride. That said, in case your train has a spotty signal, or is among the few without Wi-Fi, we also recommend downloading TV shows and movies to your mobile device in advance of your trip. That way the ride will fly by whatever the Wi-Fi situation.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from Birmingham to Dallas are the most crowded on Tuesday. Tickets also tend to be more expensive then. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or just want extra room to stretch out, consider traveling on Saturday instead, as it tends to be the least crowded day of the week.

When are the first and last trains of the day?

Most days, there is only one train which leaves Birmingham at 12:00pm and arrives in Dallas around 24 hours later.

Is there a direct train from Birmingham to Dallas?

Typically there is only one scheduled train per day. However, it is not a direct train. This means that you will need to disembark from your original train and board a connecting train at some point during your journey. You will need to remember to bring your carry-on luggage with you when you transfer trains. Depending on the carrier's policy, you may also be responsible for transferring your own checked baggage.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Dallas to Birmingham. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from Birmingham to Dallas for $99.00.

Which train should you take from Birmingham to Dallas?

Amtrak is the one and only train line which connects Birmingham, Alabama to Dallas, Texas. Furthermore, there is only one train per day, so you will have to plan your travel around this limited availability. On the other hand, you won't have to spend a ton of time comparing a bunch of possible options.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak11d 0h 27m$144.00

Amtrak train tickets from Birmingham to Dallas start from $140, and on average cost $144. Daily there are 1 Amtrak schedules to Dallas. Amtrak in Birmingham leaves from Intermodal Facility, And in Dallas trains arrive at Bus Terminal - 205 S Lamar St, From Birmingham to Dallas train travel on Amtrak takes 24 hours and 27 minutes. If you are looking to travel to Dallas on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak scheduled trip per day, which will cost $160 for a one-way weekend reservation from Birmingham.

Where is the train station in Birmingham?

There is one train station in Birmingham:

  • Intermodal Facility

Where is the train station in Dallas?

Dallas has one train station:

  • Bus Terminal - 205 S Lamar St

Price trends for trains from Birmingham to Dallas

Average prices by travel date

$240$160$80JulAug

Monthly average prices

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Prices as travel date approaches

$225$180$135$90$453020100

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